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Gretchen Dow Simpson interview, 1992 July 16

Simpson, Gretchen Dow, 1939-

Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Sound cassette, (90 min.), analog.

Summary: An interview of Gretchen Dow Simpson conducted by George M. Goodwin. Simpson discusses her family background, early art experiences, her work, and her relationship with The New Yorker magazine, where 60 of her cover paintings have appeared since 1974.

Biographical/Historical Note

Illustrator; Providence, R.I. Born 1939.


Donated 1992 by George M. Goodwin, a freelance interviewer.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

Gretchen Dow Simpson interview, 1992 July 16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.